10 Biggest Fan Drop Offs Based On Facebook ‘Fake Likes’ Purge

Lady Gaga on Facebook

Lady Gaga on FacebookThis past week Facebook began to remove fake accounts from its network and with that removal many Fan Pages inevitably lost “Likes.” As expected most of the biggest “losers” in the Facebook purge were popular Facebook pages created for the likes of Lady Gaga, Rihanna and Justin Bieber.

In fact asMashablepoints out Lady Gaga lost enough fans to fill Madison Square Gardens three times.

Facebook announced plans to purge fake accounts earlier in the week, citing the need for the network to keep its integrity in check.

Celebrities were at the highest risk of losing fans since out of the top 500 pages on Facebook seven of the top 10 belonged to celebrities.

The biggest loser however is social gaming network Zynga which lost massive fan numbers forTexas Holdem, CityVilleandMafia Wars.Those three games were the only non-celebrity pages to reach into the top 10 on Facebook. [Read more…]

‘Osama Bin Laden is Dead’ Facebook Page Goes Viral

Osama bin Laden is DEAD Facebook page

Osama bin Laden is DEAD Facebook pageTwo hours after news broke that Osama Bin Laden was killed by U.S. Special Forces the “Osama Bin Laden is DEAD” Facebook page has went viral with more than 220,000 page “Likes.”

Every minute thousands of more “Likes” are being added to the page, while users continue to share their stories on the pages wall and mostly rejoice in the death of the FBIs number one fugitive.

The page, originally setup a while back was meant to propagate the idea that Osama was actually killed a long time ago.

According to the page description: [Read more…]